Private Guided Tour of PEI - The Gentle Island
This tour leaves Charlottetown and travels to the south side of the Island to historic Fort Amherst, overlooking the Northumberland Strait and Governor's Island. From here we travel along the scenic route of Canoe Cove, Argyle Shore, stopping in the unique scenic fishing village of Victoria By the Sea, where there are many lovely shops and restaurants overlooking the water. We then travel to Borden-Carleton to the world famous Confederation Bridge, the longest all weather bridge in the world, 12 klms long.
From here we travel to the City of Summerside, the Town of Kensington, the scenic French River and Stanley Bridge as well as the home of Lucy Maud Montgomery's home of Anne of Green Gables and the delightful Island Preserves restaurant, gift shop and tranquil Butterfly House.
A fall tour also offers plenty of opportunity to capture our typical red dirt roads with a canopy of colorful leaves, a dream for photographers and nature lovers.
The stops on this tour will include: Province House, Confederation Center of the Arts, Lt. Governor's residence, Ft. Amherst Historic Park, scenic south shore, Village of Victoria By the Sea, Confederation Bridge, City of Summerside, New London Bay, Cavendish National Park, New Glasgow Hills Golf Course, Island Preserve Company on the River Clyde, University of PEI and returning to downtown Charlottetown.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: This tour can provide transportation from your hotel, the cruise ship or another agreed upon location.
End location: Customers will be returned to their selected location.
Duration: 3 hours 30 min.
The vehicle used for this tour, a Cadillac Limousine stretch, can accommodate a maximum of six (6) passengers. If a larger vehicle is required, please contact me for a quote.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
30 CAD - - Anne of Green Gables house tour is optional and costs approximately $6 CAD per person.
- Food (Lobster Burger is about $20 CAD).
- Souvenirs or other personal items.
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Terrific guide for PEI. We took us to all the places a good guide should and beyond that, his lifelong knowledge of the island have a vibrant sense of living in the island. Our friends living in Charlottetown confirmed we could not have had a better person to introduce us to PEI.